Put time on your side
It’s 2 PM on a Friday afternoon at the office. You’re working feverishly on a mountain of work that must be completed before Monday when your client emails you. They have an urgent request that can’t wait. Now you’re looking at working through the weekend to finish your client’s request as well as your existing work for this week. You wish you wouldn’t have to spend yet another Saturday at the office, but how can you say no to your client?
The good news is, strategies exist that can help you complete your work, meet your client’s needs, and keep your weekend free for yourself. Learn about them at Effective Time Management: Getting More Done with Less.
Give yourself the time of day
Managing your time productively puts you in the driver’s seat when it comes to accomplishing your career and life goals. Time management helps you better prioritize activities, increase work quality, and reduce stress.
Discover the secrets to more competently managing the hours in your day, including how to:
- Organize tasks by urgency and importance for better prioritization
- Use a personal balance matrix to designate time for career, family, friends, and yourself
- Eliminate interruptions for improved concentration and attention
Dare to delegate
After identifying and analyzing your priorities, the next step is to delegate tasks to appropriate team members. Good delegation is a two-way street. If you’re the one delegating, know what it takes to capably do so. If you’re the one being delegated to, learn how to get the input you need to produce the desired result the first time.
It’s about time
Become the master of your time by learning the art of prioritizing, arranging, organizing, scheduling, and budgeting time at Effective Time Management: Getting More Done with Less.